Sunday’s fresh powder is a welcome sight for skiers and boarders, but it was making travel a little tricky along the Front Range and Interstate 70 corridor.
Both directions on 6th Avenue were closed this weekend at Federal Boulevard for the demolition of the old bridge.
Travelers on Interstate 70 in Wheat Ridge will be slowed down for the next two weeks by a bridge repair job.
Road crews will close a two-mile stretch of US 34 east of Greeley down to one lane on Thursday and Friday to continue repairs to the highway after last year’s massive flooding.
The Colorado Department of Transportation on Monday announced it will hold open houses to hire military veterans to fill seasonal temporary positions for snowplow drivers, heavy equipment mechanics and dispatchers.
Some religious leaders are now petitioning against a proposed Interstate 70 widening project.
There’s more snow on the way this week and that could throw a wrench into holiday travel plans.
The Colorado Department of Transportation has significantly increased spending and created new programs to battle Sunday afternoon traffic headaches on Interstate 70 during the winter.
Problems arising from contaminated ground water have delayed the reconstruction of a bridge on Interstate 70 near Idaho Springs.
All lanes of Interstate 70 reopened by 5:30 p.m. in Colorado’s high country after snow and traffic accidents choked portions of it closed.